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How do I avoid having to enter password each time I boot

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    How do I avoid having to enter password each time I boot


    Hi All, I am new to this Forum as well as to Windows 8 and I'm hoping that some kind folk will show me how to avoid having to use a password each time I log in. I am the sole user of my laptop. Very many thanks in advance.Dennis

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    Hi, welcome to the forums, use this tutorial to set up Auto Log On:
    Log On User Account Automatically at Windows 8 Startup
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    Windows 7


    Hi brummyfan -thank you so much for your very prompt reply and I'm pleased to say that your response solved my problem. Once again many thanks. Dennis
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    You are welcome, glad it helped.
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